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|DescriptionOfPhoto:||View from the street.|
|Medium:||grey and pink granite|
|Location:||On the pavement outside the church, High Street. (SE431409)|
|ImageCopyright:||Sheffield Hallam University|
|Inscriptions: On the front: "ERECTED / TO THE MEMORY / OF THE / SOLDIERS & SAILORS / OF THIS VILLAGE / WHO GAVE THEIR / LIVES IN THE / GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918" "MAY THEIR REWARD / BE AS GREAT AS / THEIR SACRIFICE" [List of names]
"IN LOVING MEMORY OF THOSE / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE / 1939 - 1945 WAR" [List of names]
Commission: Money raised by public subscription.
Comment: Names of the dead also include servicemen who died in later conflicts in N. Ireland, Palestine, Malayia and the Falklands, although this fact is not mentioned on the memorial. 
References:  Conversation with James Richardson, Chairman of local British Legion (21/3/03)
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